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Table 2  Mean and standard deviations (SD), and differences on the study variables by risky sexual behaviour among Russian adolescents

From: Risky sexual behaviour among Russian adolescents: association with internalizing and externalizing symptoms

  RSB (N = 538)
Mean (SD)
No RSB (N = 2035)
Mean (SD)
Statistics
Age 15.33 (1.06) 14.77 (1.09) t = 10.60***
Socioeconomic status (range 0–4) 3.11 (1.10) 3.09 (1.10) t = 0.28
Externalizing symptoms (range 0–76) 14.08 (14.12) 5.68 (6.69) t = 19.74***
Depressive symptoms (range 0–20) 6.43 (4.41) 5.84 (4.13) t = 2.91**
Anxiety symptoms (range 0–24) 11.45 (5.16) 12.81 (5.35) t = 5.29***
Posttraumatic stress symptoms (range 0–80) 21.09 (11.99) 19.53 (11.17) t = 2.83***
Affiliation with delinquent peers (range 9–36) 21.59 (6.62) 17.23 (5.55) t = 15.50***
Parental involvement (range 6–24) 16.64 (3.62) 17.26 (3.55) t = 3.61***
Teacher support (range 8–32) 20.40 (4.29) 21.25 (4.07) t = 4.28***
  1. RSB risky sexual behaviour
  2. **p < .01; ***p < .001